On 22 June, the IOI invited to a panel discussion on “Ombudsmen under Pressure – Political, Democratic, Constitutional Restrictions and Limited Financial Conditions in our Neighbouring Countries”, which was organised jointly with the Institute for the Danube Region and Central Europe (IDM) and the Austrian Ombudsman Board (AOB).
Save the Date - A one day conference exploring the impact of complaints on staff and the ways in which organisations can support them.
El Instituto Latinoamericano del Ombudsman – Defensorías del Pueblo (ILO), expresa la mayor satisfacción por la reelección de su Director Ricardo Ariel Rivas como Defensor del Pueblo de la Ciudad de Neuquén.
El Instituto Latinoamericano del Ombudsman – Defensorías del Pueblo (ILO) hace llegar a su socia Adriana Santagati sus más cálidas felicitaciones por haber sido elegida Defensora del Pueblo de la Provincia de Río Negro.
Durante el encuentro, que se realizó en la sede de Adpra de la ciudad de Buenos Aires, el defensor santafesino Raúl Lamberto solicitó, con el respaldo de sus pares, que se restituyan todas las pensiones dadas de baja y que se derogue el decreto 432/97, para crear un protocolo donde se evalúe cada caso en particular y donde prime el principio de interpretación favorable del postulante a la pensión.
The Victorian Ombudsman tabled a Report into allegations of conflict of interest of an officer at the Metropolitan Fire and Emergency Services Board.
Office of the Ombudsman, Thailand and the Ministry of Supervision, People’s Republic of China  signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) in Bangkok on June 12th, 2017 in order to enhance capacity building through personnel enhancement programme and exchange of knowledge and best practice of the two organisations.
Cayman Islands recently introduced a new law, which will will come into effect on the 1st October 2017, combining the various oversight entities under one entity: the newly established Ombudsman Office. A call for applications for the positions of the Cayman Islands Deputy Ombudsman and two investigators are now open.
The Ombudsman of the Republic of Latvia has introduced the Latvian society with his opinion regarding the Latvian language as the State identity symbol guaranteed by the Constitution of Latvia and the special status of the language both nationally and internationally.
El defensor del Pueblo, Raúl Lamberto, mostró en Santa Fe la nueva imagen que identificará a la institución, elegida entre más de 120 propuestas que se presentaron en un concurso abierto. También se entregó el premio a la diseñadora ganadora, la joven capitalina Lucila Inés Baratti.